Suu Kyi party manifesto pledges 'dignified' Myanmar military role

Myanmar`s main opposition party has launched an election manifesto that pledges to retain a "dignified" role for the military as a defender of democracy and consolidate government ministries to save costs.

Myanmar denies India killed rebels inside its territory

Myanmar on Wednesday maintained that Indian forces had carried out an attack on insurgents inside India and that it would not tolerate rebel groups using its soil to attack neighbours.

US begins `calibrated` defence engagement with Myanmar

The United States has cautiously started to build military-to-military ties with the military of Myanmar, the Pentagon officials has said.